Monthly Archives: January 2015

Fodder & Shine (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Thursday, 1/22 Total Bill: $111 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 starters, 2 entrées, 2 desserts, 2 cocktails, 1 beer Pros: Fascinating concept. Cons: Shoddy service and inconsistent food. Verdict: Needs a lot more polish. She says: … Continue reading

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Lobster Haven (Tampa)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 1/17 Total Bill: $120 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 chowders, 4 lobster rolls, 2 soft drinks, 1 loaf of bread Pros: LOBSTER ROLLS! And homemade bread. Cons: Cluttered, mediocre service. Verdict: Pretty darn good. She … Continue reading

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Rustic Inn (Ft. Lauderdale)

Day of the Week: Saturday, 1/10 Total Bill: $215 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 crab samplers, 2 desserts, 2 soft drinks Pros: Fresh seafood, old-Florida feel. Cons: None Verdict: A Ft. Lauderdale institution. She says: After a long day of … Continue reading

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Market 17 (Ft. Lauderdale)

Day of the Week: Friday, 1/9 Total Bill: $200 (estimate, before tip) Breakdown: 2 starters, 1 meat & cheese plate, 4 entrées, 2 desserts, 2 cocktails, 1 coffee Pros: Organic, farm-to-table, beautiful ambiance, great cocktail program Cons: None Verdict: Wish … Continue reading

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